Judy Rae Keown, 79, of Louisville, Kentucky, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019.
She was born on January 18, 1940 in Hardin Co., Kentucky to Hollis and Nettie Pence. She is preceded in death by her Parents, Daughter, Theresa Gail Keown, and Melissa's dad, George Emmitt Ballard.
Judy is survived by her Daughters, Donna (Randy) Kelly, Karen Southard, and Melissa Rae (Donald) Waltrip, Brother, Barry Pence, Grandchildren: Randy Keown, Scottie Kelly, Amanda Kelly, Michael Southard, James Southard, Jr., Matthew Southard, Mark Keown, and Joseph Russell, Great-Grandchildren: Haley Kemper, Kendall Goodlett, Peyton Goodlett, Shaun Michael Southard, Kayla Southard, Alexis Southard, Jade Amburgey, Aidan Southard, Ashtin Amburgey-Southard, Eyan Keown, Dustin Reardon, and Sierra Southard, Nieces, Natasha Strauss, and Cheryl Merrell, Nephew, Barry Allen Pence II, and close cousin Brenda Rainey.
A gathering for her family and friends will be held from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Sunday, August 25, 2019 and 9:00 am until the time of the service on Monday August 26, at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions - Southwest Louisville Chapel, (10304 Dixie Hwy). A celebration of her life will be at 11:00 am on Monday, at the funeral home with burial to follow at 1:30 pm (E.S.T.) at Summit Methodist Church Cemetery (Summit Rd, Eastview, KY, 42737).
The family requests that contributions in Judy’s memory be made to Hosparus of Louisville.
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